Senior speed dating comes to Missoula with ‘Age of Love’

Missoulian reports: Those 70 and older have a new reason to dust off the old dancing shoes; Missoula may get its first taste of senior speed dating when "The Age of Love," a documentary on the senior speed dating movement in America, screens at the Roxy Theater to help change perceptions about love and aging.

By |2015-09-23T17:40:06-07:00July 20th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Senior speed dating comes to Missoula with ‘Age of Love’

The Aging Revolution

As baby boomers stress an already challenged long-term care system, a collection of Missoula caregivers look for new and radical ways to change how we think of older people. Missoula Independent reporter Erika Fredrickson profiles Harvest Home Care President Kavan Peterson and leading pro-aging advocates.

By |2015-07-20T10:35:57-07:00July 20th, 2015|Blog, News|Comments Off on The Aging Revolution

Building a dementia-friendly community

As Montanans gather in town hall meetings this spring to develop the long-awaited official statewide Alzheimer’s disease plan, a new conversation is taking place about how we can transform our communities to embrace people living with dementia.

By |2015-07-06T15:10:27-07:00June 2nd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Building a dementia-friendly community

Dementia Training Seeks Treatment Without Anti-Psychotics

A new model of care intended to eliminate anti-psychotic drugs as treatment for people living with dementia will be introduced to physicians and professional and family caregivers in a free six-hour workshop sponsored by Harvest Home Care on June 3 at the University of Montana.

By |2015-05-27T20:54:44-07:00May 27th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Dementia Training Seeks Treatment Without Anti-Psychotics